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Amazing Chimera Dog Is Half Labrador Retriever – Half Siberian Husky

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All dogs are cute – no matter their breed or size, but Braveheart is a truly special mix breed dog!

This amazing chimera dog is half Labrador Retriever – half Siberian Husky  – and we mean that LITERALLY.

You can distinctly see the two breeds in each side of this amazing dog’s face!

Amazing Chimera Dog Is Half Labrador Retriever- Half Siberian Husky

Braveheart is what is known as a Chimera! The dog has a rare genetic condition called chimerism which shows up as different breeds on each side of the body!

On one side, Braveheart is a Siberian Husky– he has a blue eye and a rigid, sticking-up ear!

On the other side, he is a Labrador Retriever his eye is black and his ear is floppy!

Amazing Chimera Dog Is Half Labrador Retriever- Half Siberian Husky

The difference is more obvious when you put their mirrored images side by side!

Chimerism is a rare genetic disorder where one person or animal has two sets of DNA.

In 2013, photo of a Labrador Retriever named Bull went viral. He is also a chimera—both black and yellow Labrador Retriever. His has a coat colored like that of a calico cat.

 

Source: Mirror UK